Category Archives: Android

Microsoft retires Outlook Web App (Android/iOS)

[German]Microsoft has announced the retirement of Outlook Web App (OWA) for iPhone, iPad and Android. Since an Outlook app for iOS and Android devices is available, OWA will be retired in May 2018. What seems to be a minor thing, … Continue reading

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LineageOS 15.1 (Oreo) introduced

Developers of the LineageOS community have announced the availability of LineageOS 15.1 (based on Android 8.1, Oreo) for several devices. But there are not only a new LineageOS version, also new rules for supported devices has been defined.

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Google I/O May 8th to 10th 2018

The next developer event from Google will be the Google I/O 2018. This conference will be held from May 8th to May 10th at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California.

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Android version distribution October 2017

[German]Google has published the statistics on the version distribution of Android for the past 14 days. For the first time Oreo appears in the statistics. Here are some details.

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Android Security Update September 2017

[German]Google has released its monthly Android security updates for September 2017. This month Google fixes 13 critical security flaws.

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Android security updates August 2017

[German]Google has released the August 2017 security updates for supported Android devices. These updates are also shipped to OEMs. Here are a few details, what to know.

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Lenovo reverts to Stock Android on Smartphones

It seems (probably) a good news: Lenovo is ditching its own Vibe Pure UI on smartphones and will ship those devices with pure Android. All vendor specific bloatware will be removed.

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Fix for Nexus 6P und Nexus 5X boot loop

Users of a Google Nexus 6P or Nexus 5X smartphone are observing a nasty bug: The devices are forced suddenly in a boot loop and becomes non useable. There has been a class action suite filed against Google in the … Continue reading

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Googles support periods for Nexus and Pixel devices

Google has published/refreshed the support periods for its Nexus and Pixel devices. These periods marks the end of Android support.

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No Android 7 (Nougat) for OnePlus 2

Bad news for users of a OnePlus 2 handset. Although the vendor promised an update to Android 7, it’s now clear, that this update never will arrive. According to Android Authority, OnePlus told this site, that ‘customer service has been … Continue reading

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